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Mission Trip Meeting Part 2

3 Key Roles of Non-Believers Ephesians 2:1-2 - They are walking dead. 2 Corinthians 4:4 - They are blinded. 1 Corinthians 2:14 - They must be receptive. Consider that once - we were like them, so be compassionate - At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another. ~Titus 3:3 The Role of God He is with us. - John 6:44 God will convict them - John 16:8 Christ Love - John 16:27 He wants all to be save. - 1 Timothy 2:4 The Role of Belivers Partnership with God. - 1 Corinthians 3:5-6 Pray for workers. - Luke 10:2 We don't go out alone we have HIS Holy Spirit. - John 15:26 We bring Christ to the lost. The Father bring lost to Christ. Samaritan woman (John 4:1-38) evangelism is a lifestyle. Judo Style Evangelism Use their strength to be their weakness. Use purgatory - would you choose purgatory or heaven? Law to the proud, grace to the humble. Way o

Mission Trip Meeting Part 1

Sharing the Gospel We believe in Father, Son and the Holy Spirit. Evangelism comes out naturally the motivation is Love. Give the grace Ephesians 2:8-9 What is your excuse of not sharing? You only think it's the pastor's job? Ephesians 4:11-12 I don't know how to share. I just let my light shine. I am waiting for the right timing. I don't have gift of evangelism - one sign if you have that gift - people are listening to you. Matthew 28:19 Fear of rejection - when they reject - you know they reject Christ first and not you. Don't know how to bring it up - find the common ground. They may ask me questions I may not answer - you may not know all the answers but don't worry. Don't answer all questions that are trap. We are the offensive and not the defensive. (Let me finish, ask questions later.) Afraid and Terrified - pray for boldness and guidance.